Lot 130. France: order of the Holy spirit, breast star

Starting price:€ 6 000
Auction date:25.03.2017   11:00
ID 359
Lot 130France: order of the Holy spirit, breast star
France: order of the Holy spirit, breast star.
Silver, brilliant discounted and reperziert, the pigeon, finely chased and several times on the very shallow body riveted, the eye in the glass flux used, the Beak decorated, probably due to a wear-related damage with red sealing-wax, back hallmarked, on a flat needle, in addition, two flat side of the hook.
SOG2 S8ff 84 x 85 mm, 63,2 g.

Originally the order was founded in 1353 by Louis of Anjou and flourished, until he went through the French Revolution. First, Louis XVIII built it in 1814, so that he should go in the July revolution of 1830 and final. The star in the epoch, at 1820-25 date - as it follows from its flat Form into the usually embroidered star of the time.
Condition: II

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